Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “9226 Kercheval: The Storefront that Did Not Burn, With a New Preface” as Want to Read:
9226 Kercheval: The Storefront that Did Not Burn, With a New Preface
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

9226 Kercheval: The Storefront that Did Not Burn, With a New Preface

3.43  ·  Rating details ·  23 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
In honor of the thirtieth anniversary of its first publication, we are happy to reissue Nancy Milio's 9226 Kercheval, a groundbreaking book which analyzes the success of the Mom and Tots Center in urban Detroit in the late 1960s. At the time of its first publication, Robert Coles called the book "rare and extremely important" and remarked, "I can only hope that all those c ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published December 5th 2000 by UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN REGIONAL (first published 1970)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about 9226 Kercheval, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about 9226 Kercheval

Community Reviews

(showing 1-50)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Nora Gaskin Esthimer
Mar 23, 2012 rated it really liked it
A compelling recollection of the '60s in Detroit, when a riot proved no match for people of good will who came together to make things better. If you don't quite know what "community organizing" is, read this book. If you believe in better angels, you'll find them here--and you'll find out how tough they are.
Whitney
Mar 23, 2016 rated it really liked it
Great book for community health class.
Nichoel
rated it really liked it
Jan 16, 2012
Denise Malave
rated it it was amazing
Mar 16, 2015
Challsey
rated it liked it
Aug 26, 2017
Kate Croft
rated it really liked it
Mar 25, 2014
Rachael Bragg
rated it liked it
Dec 27, 2015
Jessica Fralick
rated it liked it
Jun 04, 2016
Lesley
rated it liked it
Jan 10, 2009
Joel
rated it it was ok
Dec 08, 2015
Katy
rated it it was ok
Dec 29, 2013
Jane
rated it really liked it
Nov 23, 2008
David Uerkvitz
rated it liked it
Jan 15, 2017
Grant Aagard
rated it liked it
Oct 05, 2009
Kelly Henderson
rated it it was amazing
Jan 08, 2016
Stephanie
rated it liked it
Mar 01, 2010
Dasha Kopulsky
rated it really liked it
Jan 25, 2017
Lauri
rated it liked it
Oct 26, 2014
Karolina Almasi
rated it did not like it
Feb 01, 2012
Blythe Kersula
rated it really liked it
Jun 13, 2012
Lauren
rated it really liked it
May 23, 2013
Becky Serfass
rated it really liked it
Jan 24, 2017
Booklover
rated it really liked it
Apr 11, 2009
Betsy
marked it as to-read
Apr 14, 2010
Alix
marked it as to-read
Nov 17, 2010
Claire
is currently reading it
Apr 28, 2011
Sophie
marked it as to-read
Jun 11, 2011
Mary
marked it as to-read
Apr 10, 2012
Tammy
is currently reading it
Aug 21, 2012
Dana L
marked it as to-read
Mar 10, 2013
Katie
marked it as to-read
May 02, 2013
Liz
marked it as to-read
Jan 02, 2014
Gia
marked it as to-read
Feb 06, 2014
Ame
marked it as to-read
Mar 20, 2014
Jennifer Varnadore
marked it as to-read
Sep 16, 2014
Staci Cahill
marked it as to-read
Feb 02, 2015
Falseastronomy
marked it as to-read
Mar 16, 2015
Jill
marked it as to-read
Apr 15, 2015
Shelby
marked it as to-read
May 21, 2015
Kristina Davis
marked it as to-read
Oct 05, 2015
Claire
marked it as to-read
Oct 25, 2015
Becca
added it
Feb 16, 2016
Brithany
marked it as to-read
Feb 24, 2016
Ali
marked it as to-read
Aug 11, 2016
BookDB
marked it as to-read
Sep 23, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »